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break in/break into sth

phrasal verb with break uk   us   /breɪk/ verb (broke, broken)
B1 to get into a building or car using force, usually to steal something: The burglars broke in through the kitchen window. My car's been broken into twice this month.
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in Chinese (Traditional) 闖入,破門而入, 強行進入…
in Chinese (Simplified) 闯入,破门而入, 强行进入…
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